Friday, June 23, 2017

WCR DNR staff to be at area waters Saturday for aquatic invasive species outreach

BURNETT/WASHBURN COUNTIES - If you’ll be on the water in Burnett or Washburn counties on Saturday, June 17, you will see Wisconsin Department of...

What’s in your woods?

Some area residents are bear watching due to the many that seem to like walking through yards these days. Shown is a female bear...

Sixth-annual Prairie Fling festival to be held at Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary

  SARONA - The public is invited to celebrate spring at Hunt Hill at the sixth-annual Prairie Fling festival on Saturday, May 20, from 10 a.m. to 4...

Canoe museum to host festivities

SPOONER - Here in the northland, Memorial Day weekend often signifies the start of summer. For the volunteers in Spooner who are operating the...

Reps. Wachs, Milroy introduce “Save Our Deer” act

Proposal would provide greater safeguards against spread of Chronic Wasting Disease MADISON - On Wednesday, May 3, State Reps. Dana Wachs and Nick Milroy held...

New clues to how Chronic Wasting Disease spreads in Wisconsin

New USGS study finds factors linked to faster spread of fatal condition Brady Carlson | WPR News STATEWIDE - A new study is shedding light on...

Washburn County Deer Advisory Council to meet to determine final recommendations for the 2017...

SPOONER - The public has a final opportunity to provide comments on antlerless deer harvest quota, permit level and season structure recommendations for Washburn...

Appeals court rules against DNR in baiting and feeding ban case

WASHBURN COUNTY - A state appeals court has ruled that a Washburn County man did not violate a chronic wasting disease baiting and feeding...

DNR spring hearings and Conservation Congress meeting set

SPOONER - Wisconsin residents will be able to nominate and elect local representatives to the Wisconsin Conservation Congress and express support or nonsupport for...